Brown Lentils

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Brown lentils are packed with fiber, protein, magnesium, and other nutrients. With their mild and earthy flavor, these unassuming little legumes (also called “Spanish Pardina” lentils) pair well with various flavors. They require no soaking, cook quickly, and are an easy way to add heft to your meal. Save when you buy as part of our lentil bundle.

Net wt. 16 oz (453.6 g)


What are brown lentils and how to use them?

Brown lentils (also known as “Spanish Pardina” lentils are tan in color, have a firm texture, and cook quite quickly. Their mild, earthy taste makes them an easy addition to various dishes, as they don’t overpower more dominant flavors. Don’t worry about soaking these humble little legumes: All they need is a relatively quick boil on the stovetop.

How to cook brown lentils (basic instructions)

  • Sort and rinse 1 cup of lentils and combine with 3 cups of water or stock.
  • Bring to a boil, then cover and reduce the heat to simmer for about 30 to 45 minutes or until the lentils are fully cooked to tender. Season to your liking.

Brown lentils recipes & ideas

Because brown lentils have a mild flavor, they are a wonderful addition to a variety of dishes: Stir them into soups and stews for extra heartiness, use them to add heft to salads, or add them to rice to amp up the nutrition factor!

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Please note during the cold winter months, our olive oils can sometimes freeze during transit and cause some of the natural waxes to separate from the oil, causing some cloudiness or floating particles. This is completely normal and does not impact the quality of the olive oil in any way. To thaw, simply leave the olive oil in room temperature. Do not in any way warm up the olive oil in a microwave or put it in direct sunlight. Olive oil is best stored in a cool dark room to preserve its life and quality.


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You can be rest assured that none of our lentils contain bioengineered ingredients.


We are doing this the old fashioned way! Our suppliers package only to order, and we, in turn, order in small batches to ensure freshness and flavor integrity.

Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews

Great service. Fast delivery.

Candy J.
l love lentils to cook

l love lentils to cook with. I always make sure I have a bag of yours

Colleen E.
First time lentil user.

I had never made lentils! I ordered these and made one of Suzy’s dishes . “Vegan” lentils with spinach minus the spinach and aidells carmelized chicken meat balls added. ( husband wouldn’t of eaten with spinach )!It was sooo yummy! Can’t wait to make lentils again! I do realize they were not Vegan.

Mary F.